Belittle and Derogate

Belittle

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Belittle verb – To express scornfully one's low opinion of.
Usage example: belittled the movie hunk's acting ability

Derogate is a synonym for belittle in attack topic. In some cases you can use "Derogate" instead a verb "Belittle", when it comes to topics like asperse, detract, run down. rare substitute
Nearby Word: belittling
Synonyms for Belittle

Derogate

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Derogate verb – To express scornfully one's low opinion of.
Usage example: there's no need to derogate him as a human being just because you disagree with him politically

Belittle is a synonym for derogate in attack topic. You can use "Belittle" instead a verb "Derogate", if it concerns topics such as disparage. popular alternative
Nearby Words: derogatory, derogation, derogative, derogating
Synonyms for Derogate
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